A double-fisted salute — This youngster was one the hundreds of supporters who braved rain showers on Monday to salute our local vets on Memorial Day in Hinsdale. Following a procession through town, members of Hinsdale’s American Legion Post 250 led the crowd in a service at the Memorial Building to honor community members who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country. (Jim Slonoff photo)
D181 board: Lowering class size would be
Creating smaller classes in Community Consolidated Elementary District 181 would carry a hefty price tag, according to a report presented at last week’s school board meeting.
Board members May 11 asked administrators what it would cost to adopt the recommendations of the 2009 class size task force. That group suggested a maximum class size of 22 students for ... read more